Who We Are

Our Mission

United Way of Northwest Arkansas is a forward thinking organization working to improve the capacity of individuals and families by mobilizing the caring power of our community through collaboration with our partners.

Our Vision

United Way envisions a world where all individuals and families achieve their human potential through education, income stability and healthy lives.

Diversity & Inclusion

At United Way of Northwest Arkansas, we aim to support lasting change in our community. We are committed to fighting for justice and equality for all people, and addressing racial inequities that prevent access to opportunities for prosperity. We strive to develop a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion through personal and professional development activities. Together, we can create a better future for everyone.

Our Core Values

Stewardship • Excellence •  Innovation • Collaboration • Impact

We use funds thoughtfully, aim for excellence in our programs, think outside the box to address community needs, collaborate with others, and strive to guide organizations to serve the community effectively.

United Way of Northwest Arkansas is an independently-governed 501(c)3 nonprofit organization connected to a network of more than 1,400 local United Ways through United Way Worldwide. We have our own board of directors and focus our work creating long-lasting changes by addressing the underlying causes of problems within our community. United Way of Northwest Arkansas proudly serves Benton, Madison, and Washington counties.

OUR TEAM

Jackie Hancock

Jackie Hancock

President and CEO/Executive Director, Arkansas 211

United Way of Northwest Arkansas

Hannah Savage

Hannah Savage

Chief of Staff/Senior Director, Community Impact and Engagement

United Way of Northwest Arkansas

Dina Wood

Dina Wood

Executive Vice President/Chief Advancement Officer

United Way of Northwest Arkansas

Rhonda Bramell

Rhonda Bramell

Director, Corporate Relations

United Way of Northwest Arkansas

Mariah Voelkel

Mariah Voelkel

Associate Manager, Finance and People

United Way of Northwest Arkansas

Beth Anne Jones

Beth Anne Jones

Associate Director, Philanthropy

United Way of Northwest Arkansas

Carlos Garbutt

Carlos Garbutt

Director

Arkansas 211

View Our Board of Directors

United Way of NWA College Internship Program

Internships are available each semester for college students. For more information or application details, click HERE.

 

Financials

2022 Annual Report

2022 Audit

2022 Form 990